Mac OS Ken
This is daily Apple news. Monday through Friday, Ken Ray brings commute-sized tech news to the podsphere. If it's Apple news, Apple-related news, or news related to Apple-related news, you'll hear about it here. News you'll like... this is Mac OS Ken.
Mac OS Ken: 07.30.2010

Softbank CEO Praises iPhone and iPad on Latest Quarterly Earnings Call / Telstra Gives iPhone 4 High Marks - Especially with a Bumper or Case / Norwegian Newspaper Praises iPhone 4 and Harshes on A T and T Over Antenna Issues / A T and T Ranked Second in Wireless Customer Service / Lookout Says Data Stealing Android Wallpaper App Not Quite as Scary as Reported / Lookout Says More Free Apps In Apple’s App Store Invade Privacy Than Free Apps in Android Marketplace / Ballmer versus Analysts on Microsoft versus iPad / Nintendo Reports First Loss in Two Years / FCC Site Shows 3G-Enabled Case for iPod touch with Sprint Branding / Amazon Updates Kindle App for iThings / Apple Looks for Truly Amazing Person to Do Truly Amazing Things with Mac OS X / Japan Demands Answers from Apple Over 5-year-old Overheating iPod nanos / iFixit Breaks a Magic Trackpad

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:30am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.29.2010

Apple Opens Extensions and Extensions Gallery with Safari Update / Apple Issues Security Fixes in Safari 5.0.1 and Safari 4.1.1 for Tiger / Comet Starts Selling iPad in the UK / John Lewis Starts Selling iPad in the UK / T-Mobile and 3 to Start iPhone Sales in the UK this Friday / Motorola Swipes at iPhone 4 with No Jacket Required Ad for Droid X / Apple Investigating iPhone 3G Issues After Upgrading to iOS4 / Apple Opens iAd to App Advertising / All Things D Looks at the Vexing World of Magazine Subscriptions for iPad / Apple Agrees to Honor Mac mini Orders at Accidental Markdown / Analytics Firm Says if the iPad Were a Computer Apple Would Be a Top Five Computer Maker if the iPad Were a Computer / Amazon Unveils 3rd Gen Kindles / Security Researchers Highlight Data Stealing Wallpaper App for Android at Black Hat Conference / Please Subscribe to my new podcast - Search for Mac OS Ken: Live in iTunes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:05am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.28.2010

Apple Updates iMac Line / Apple Updates Mac Pro Line / Apple Unveils New 30-inch LED Cinema Display / Apple Releases Magic Trackpad / Apple Ships Software Updates for Magic Trackpad Compatibility / Many Apple Laptops Get New Gestures for Trackpad to Match Magic Trackpad / Apple Releases New Battery Charger for Desktop Peripherals / UBS Analyst Likes New Macs and Peripherals for Back-to-School / Apple Sued Over Overheating iPads / Cult of Mac Has Apple Still Encouraging People to Not Jailbreak iPhones / Harvard Law Professor Says Trafficking in iPhone Hacks Not Exactly Legal / O2 and Vodafone Extend Return Time for iPhone 4 / Yankee Group Analysts Clears the Air on iPhone versus Android Loyalty / First Android Phone G1 Reaches End of Life / RIM and A T and T to Host Joint Press Event Next Tuesday / A T and T Tells PC World It Will Be the Premier Windows Phone 7 Carrier / Apple to Open Downtown Philadelphia Store This Friday at 5pm / Mac OS Ken: Live - Presented by Drobo-maker Data Robotics - Tonight at 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific on / Find Out More About the Drobo at

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:52am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.27.2010

Sudden Inescapable Buzz Around New Apple Hardware Today / TiVo Stock Spikes on Apple TV Rumor / French Site Says New iLife Suite on August 7 / Jailbreaking and Unlocking Smartphones Now Legal Under DMCA Exemption / EFF Celebrates Jailbreaking Changes / Silicon Alley Insider Says Jailbreak Rules Changes Only Applicable to Niche iPhone Users / iPhone 4 to Hit 17 More Countries This Friday / WSJ Says SKorea Upset at Not Getting iPhone 4 This Weekend / Apple Ships the First of the Free iPhone 4 Bumpers / Citi Sees Security Issue with Old Banking App / Apple Faces Trouble Over Pricing Mistake on Website in Taiwan / A T and T Launches Second WiFi Hotzone in Charlotte-NC / A T and T Says Alcatel-Lucent Fix for HSUPA Upload Speeds Coming in 2 to 3 Weeks / Apple and 12 Other Sued Over Display Patents / Microsoft Tapping beta Testers for Office for Mac 2011 / HMV Launches New Download Service to Compete with iTunes in UK

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:20am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.26.2010

Apple Pushes Shipment of White iPhone 4 to Later this Year / Apple Releases App for Free iPhone 4 Case Program / Apple Emails Recipients of iPhone 4 Bumper Refunds / Apple Posts Death Grip Demo Video of Motorola Droid X / Microsoft Becomes ARM Licensee / HTC Plans UI Augmentation for Windows Phone 7 / HP Confirms No More Windows-based Smartphones / Engadget Says WP7 Phone from HTC Spotted Without Sense UI / Yankee Group Survey Shows iOS Beating Android in Terms of Platform Stickiness / Apple Issues Update for Recently Updated iBooks App / Apple Opens Newsstand Section of App Store Aimed at iPad / News Corp Exec Sees Tablets as a Do-Over for Online News / Apple Releases Xcode 4 Developer 2 Preview / MacRumors Sees Possible Signs of Mac Pro Update / Experian Hitwise Says Apple Top Electronics Site in Hong Kong / Apple Tops Laptop Tech Support in 2010 Laptop Magazine Survey

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.23.2010

Apple Insider Sees Signs of New iMacs Coming Soon / Apple Refunding Bumper Charges for Units Ordered from Apple Online / A T and T Activates Record Number of iPhones in 2Q / A T and T Activates Roughly Half-a-Million 3G iPads in 2Q / WSJ has LG Display Saying It Cannot Keep Up with iPad Screen Demand / Hon Hai Exec Says Foxconn to Charge Customers More to Cover Higher Employee Wages / Apple Updates Snow Leopard Server and Wiki Server / Secunia Says Apple Software Number One in Number of Known Vulnerabilites / Security Researcher Outline Autofill Security Vulnerability in Safari 4 and Safari 5 / CNN Releases Free International News App for iPhone and iPod Touch

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:59am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.22.2010

Analysts Go Nuts for Apple Post 3Q Earnings / UBS Analyst Surprised by Strong Apple Guidance for 4Q / Apple Adds Nokia Phone to Smartphone Death Grip Example Page / Verizon and Motorola to Replace Small Number of Dysfunctional Droid X Units / Designers Seek to Heal Antennagate Problems with Antenna-Aids / Cult of Mac Source Says Good Chance of iPhone for T-Mobile USA This Quarter / iSuppli Nearly Doubles iPad Sales Expectations for CY2010 / Apple and Frito Lay and 34 Other Companies Sued Over Alleged  Spam Filter Patent Violation / Apple Promotes VP of Operations to SVP of Operations / Skype Updates iPhone App with Multitasking Support and No Charge for Skype-to-Skype 3G Calls / Secret Tethering App Sneaks Into App Store

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:17am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.21.2010

Apple Reports 3Q 2010 Earnings / Apple to Open Two New US Stores This Weekend / Yankee Group Says iPhone Halo Shines on A T and T / Apple Changes iOS Developer Submission Options / File Maker Releases FileMaker Go for ipad and FileMaker Go for iPhone / Jobs Tops GuardianMedia 100 2010 Poll / Glamour Requires Ad in Traditional Magazine to Buy Ad on iPad Edition / Apple Gives Source Code for MacPaint and QuickDraw to the Computer History Museum

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:52am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.20.2010

The Apple 3Q Earnings Call Tuesday 23 July at 2pm PDT/5pm EDT / The Wuiner and The Wolfman Weigh In on Apple and Antennagate / Apple Pulls iPhone 4 Bumpers from Sale Ahead of Antennagate Case Giveaway / Apple to Launch iPad in Nine More Countries on Friday 23 July / Fortune On Why Investors Should and Should Not Worry About iPhone Sales / Apple Responds to Congressional Concerns Over iTunes and Privacy / Apple Sued for Allegedly Falsely Marking Devices with Inapplicable Patents / Apple Issues Relatively Minor Update for iTunes / iTunes Update Includes Security Fix for Windows Users / Apple Updates iBooks App with Numerous Fixes and Support for A/V Books / Engadget Says It Looks Like the FCC Has Approved a Magic Trackpad for Apple / MacCast: Amazon Listing May Indicate New iLife Suite for the Fall / Google Nexus One Gets Retired / Official: Verizon Discontinues Sales of Microsoft Kin Phones / WSJ Says Nokia May Bo Looking to Replace CEO / HP Seeks Trademark for Term PalmPad / Mac OS Ken - Live Tomorrow Night at 10PM EDT/7PM PDT on UStream-TV

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:42am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 07.19.2010

A Recap of the iPhone 4 Press Conference / Consumer Reports calls blah blah blah blah blah / Fortune Looks at Responses from Analysts to iPhone 4 Press Event / RIM Not Pleased to Be Included in iPhone 4 Antenna Event / HTC Claims Smaller Tech Support Percentage for Droid Eris Than iPhone 4 / Jobs Says Apple Has a Verizon Cell Tower on Campus / San Mateo DA Withdraws Gizmodogate Search Warrant / Verizon Reportedly Declines to Sell Remainder of its Kins / All Things D Says HP Has Tabled Plans for Android Slate / Intel Hires Former Palm and Apple Exec to Build Prototype Atom Phones

Direct download: macosken100719.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EDT